|Steel Claw, The 1961|
From IMDb; A Marine stationed in the Philippines loses a hand in an accident and is discharged from the Corps. When the Japanese invade the Philippines, he is called back into service to rescue a general held by Filipino guerrillas behind Japanese lines. Attaching a steel prosthetic in place of his missing hand, he and his men set out on the mission, which turns out to be not quite what he was told it was...
Keywords: War; Drama
Downloads: 4,074 (2 reviews)
|Old French fairy tales - Ségur, Sophie, comtesse de, 1799-1874|
A wonderful book with 5 timeless French fairy tales magnificently illustrated with 8 beautiful and dramatic full page color and many black and white drawings by Virginia Frances Sterrett. "Done when she was only 19 years of age, this was Sterrett's (Chicago born) first book, and she is often referred to as the 'female Kay Nielsen'."
Keywords: Fairy tales
Downloads: 33,093 (2 reviews)
|Fishbones And Wishbones - Pelican Daughters|
Pelican Daughters - Fishbones And Wishbones Between 1986 and 1988, using Portastudio technology, the Pelican Daughters were birthed with a collection of atmospheric and moody tracks at odds with the popular culture around them, but definitely pointing to the future. Some of those tracks were released on cassette in 1988 on the Cosmic Conspiracy Productions label and was then picked up by Kim Cascone's Silent Records for release on CD in 1991 with added tracks - the format found here...
Keywords: Pelican Daughters; 4-4-2 music; andy rantzen; ambient; electronic, dark
Downloads: 1,932 (1 review)
|[AMR014] Opium Den - Rose Red|
This is a recording by Holly of Turmoil under the name Rose Red. It is my first attempt at solo recording. The first song is mellow and the remix is much more atmospheric. Very special thanks to my husband, Tom (of Turmoil) for all his support and input and production help. Look forward to some more recordings from Rose Red coming in the near future.
Keywords: Ambient,New Age
Downloads: 2,021 (2 reviews)
|White People, The - Machen, Arthur|
Literary critics see Arthur Machen’s works as a significant part of the late Victorian revival of the gothic novel and the decadent movement of the 1890s, bearing direct comparison to the themes found in contemporary works like Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, and Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray. The White People is a highly influential horror story of a young girl's discovery of ancient magic...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; horror
Downloads: 30,502 (3 reviews)
|Bat Wing - Sax Rohmer|
LibriVox recording of Bat Wing, by Sax Rohmer. Read by Mark Nelson. Private detective Paul Harley investigates a mysterious case involving voodoo, vampirism, and macabre murder in the heart of London. The first book in the Paul Harley series, written by Sax Rohmer, author of The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu. (Summary by Mark Nelson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page f...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Sax Rohmer; Bat Wing; voodoo; vampirism
Downloads: 31,374 (4 reviews)
|The Kraken Wakes_cbc|
A CBC, Vancouver radio adaptation from 1965 of "The Kraken Wakes"--an apocalyptic science fiction novel by John Wyndham. Please comment with any additional information to supplement or correct this description.
Keywords: The Kraken Wakes; John Wyndham; CBC Radio; otr; old time radio; science fiction
Downloads: 11,647 (3 reviews)